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Denton Parks and Recreation

Sixth- through eighth-graders can enjoy a night of fun at Junior High Jamz from 8 to 11 p.m. Friday at Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center, 1300 Wilson St. The monthly event features a live DJ, pool, air hockey, arcade games and more. The event will be supervised by staff, security and chaperones. The fee is $7 per student, and concessions will be available for purchase. For more information, visit  or call 940-349-8575.

It is the last chance to register for the following programs:

•  Beginner skateboarding for ages 6 and older, from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Skate Works skate park, 2400 Long Road.

•  Women’s self-defense for ages 13 and older from 6 to 7 p.m. on Mondays, Oct. 22 through Nov. 19, at North Lakes Recreation Center, 2001 W. Windsor Drive.

•  “Kayak Clear Creek” for ages 5 and older from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 27. Begins and ends at Denia Recreation Center, 1001 Parvin St.

•  Fly-fishing clinic for ages 10 and older from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 3. Begins and ends at Denia Recreation Center, 1001 Parvin St.

For program details, visit . To register, call 940-349-7275.

Register now for the new adult pickleball league beginning Nov. 12. The recreational league includes eight games, including playoffs, with games played as early as 6:30 p.m. at McMath Middle School, 1900 Jason Drive. One or two players are allowed per team.

Register by Tuesday at $50 per team. Registration during Oct. 24-26 costs $60 per team. For more information or to register, visit  or call 940-349-7275.